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Title:
   Outpatient Prescribed Medicine Expenses by Source of Payment and Insurance Status for the Medicare and Non-Medicare Populations, 2003
Product type:
   Statistical Brief 125
MEPS component:
   Household Component
Publication date:
   May 18, 2006
Description:
   This Statistical Brief presents 2003 data from the Household Component of the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS-HC) for the Medicare and non-Medicare subpopulations in the U.S. civilian noninstitutionalized (community) population on prescribed medicine expenditures, by sources of payment and insurance status. Only prescribed medicine purchases in an outpatient setting are included in the estimates.
Author(s):
   Marie N. Stagnitti, MPA
Agency:
   Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Source:
   Web Only Publication
MEPS Topics:
   Health Care Costs/Expenditures, Medicare/Medicaid/SCHIP, Prescription Drugs, Medical Expenditures, Prescribed Drug Use/Events and Expenditures , Outpatient Visits/Use/Events and Expenditures
PDF link:
   data_files/publications/st125/stat125.pdf (133 KB)
HTML link:
   data_files/publications/st125/stat125.shtml
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